Citanest Plain is available in easily identifiable black-banded standard dental cartridges siliconized for smooth plunger movement.
Citanest Plain has an onset duration of 2-3 minutes for infiltration and blocks.
Citanest Plain provides a short duration of pulpal anesthesia of 10-15 minutes with infiltration and up to 60 minutes with block. The soft tissue anesthesia duration range from 90 minutes for infiltration to 4 hours for blocks.4
4. SF Malamed- Textbook of local Anesthesia - 6th Ed, Chapter 4
Citanest Plain is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to local anesthetics. It should not be used in patients with congenital or idiopathic methemoglobinemia. Common precautions include aspiration prior to injection to help avoid intravascular injection.
For more information please review the full prescribing information.